OTCCC Kalang Falls circa 1982

OTC Caving and Canyoning Club

by Robert Brand

I was instrumental in forming the OTCCC – we even added canoeing into the letters (OTCCCC at one stage). This trip was around 1982 and was in a little valley between Kanangra Falls and Kanangra Walls. It had about 8 major abseils with the longest one being 60m (about a 20 story building). This trip was a simple one day trip with the best part of a day descending the waterfalls and enjoying the scenery.  The trip out takes only about an hour for the super fit and 2 hours for the less fit climbing out of the valley with a grade of about 45 degrees with no track. There were leaches too. Continue reading